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Lailishan Sn deposit, Tengchong Sn belt, Lianghe Co., Dehong, Yunnan, Chinai
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Lailishan Sn depositDeposit
Tengchong Sn beltBelt
Lianghe Co.County
DehongPrefecture
YunnanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):来利山锡矿, 腾冲锡矿带, 梁河县, 德宏傣族景颇族自治州, 云南省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 55' North , 98° 16' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 24.91667,98.26667
GeoHash:G#: whmvspgw5
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


Granite-hosted cassiterite and polymetallic sulphide deposit.

Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303
'Biotite'
Reference: Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31(1-4), 48-87
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Shilu Zhang (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26; Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geochimica 12(4), 297-303; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Opal'4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3192131
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geological characteristics and initial understanding of the ore-forming processes in the Tengchong tin belt, Yunnan. Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26.
Shilu Zhang (1986): Geological setting and ore types of the Tengchong tin ore belt in Yunnan Province. Mineral Deposits 5(3), 19-26 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Yingwen Xie and Yuquan Zhang (1989): Geological characteristics and REE geochemistry of Sn mineralization granitoids in the Mt. Hengduanshan region - a preliminary study. Geochimica 12(4), 297-303 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu and Xingzhen Li (2007): Sanjiang Tethyan metallogenesis in S.W. China: Tectonic setting, metallogenic epochs and deposit types. Ore Geology Reviews 31(1-4), 48-87.
Wang, H., Lin, F.-C., Shi, M.-F.; Shi, H.-Z.; Wang, J.-L. (2013): The W-Sn Metallogenic System of the Tengchong-Moulmein Tectonic Magmatic Belt, Yunnan-Myanmar: With Special Reference to Some Typical Ore Deposits. Geology and Exploration 49(1), 89-98.


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